Whenever you think something is free online, think again as you probably paid for it with your privacy.
Most of the applications you download automatically generate your personal data and store it in the database.
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It is an open secret that many companies provide livelihoods from users’ personal data, as it helps them in both advertising and content placement.
These are the applications that possess the most of your personal data:
- Facebook – 70 percent of personal data collected
- Instagram – 58.82 percent
- Tinder – 55.88 percent
- Grindr – 52.94 percent
- Uber – 52.94 percent
- Awesome – 41.18 percent
- Tesco – 38.24 percent
- Spotify – 35.29 percent
- MyFitnessPal – 35.29 percent
- Jet2 – 35.29 percent
If you do not want applications to know everything about you and we often tell them too much, check the settings to see how you can limit the amount of personal information processed.